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Re: Posting to usenet

On Sun, 2 Nov 1997, Trevor Barrie wrote:

> I decided to remove all the news-related stuff from my system and started
> over by installing the leafnode, inewsinn, and trn packages (is that
> sufficient?); the message I get now is "Can't get host name, No such file
> or directory.".
I just have leafnode, no inewsinn. I read news with gnus instead of trn,
but this shouldn't matter.

Did you tell trn to use localhost as the news server?
Do you have /etc/hostname worldreadable?
BTW: I hope you post to a testgroup (just in case you get it working :-)


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